And told God that I thank him every day
For having the wisdom and foresight to see
How important it was to put melanin in me.
A graphic representation of melanin’s dollar value compared to gold, silver, platinum, palladium and coltan. The Oduno Scale was “gratefully” named for Tarik A. Oduno. He is so honored because, he had the presence of mind to ask us a question which led to the scale’s creation. While we were still gathering our awareness around…… Continue reading What is the Oduno Scale?
Marcus Garvey Special A PBS Mockumentary By Mwariama D. KAMAU Editor’s Note: On Feb. 12, 2001 PBS aired the documentary Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind. Since then there has been much discussion about errors and contradictions in the production. And it affirms once again that we must always critically evaluate all information…… Continue reading Marcus Garvey Special: A PBS Mockumentary
Cover for the book Emancipated from Mental Slavery. “Look for me in the whirlwind” is a quote from an essay by Marcus Garvey. PBS used it as the title to a documentary it produced on him as well. Has the whirlwind Garvey referred to begun? Melanin is worth more than gold, the Red, Black and…… Continue reading Look for me in the whirlwind: Factual inaccuracies and slanderous statements